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Love Island star urges to make Revenge Porn threats an offence

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A reality show’s television star is a victim of revenge porn threats. She urges the UK government to make it illegal and a criminal offence. Sources say that she talked about this on Thursday. The “Love Island” star’s name is Zara McDermott. So far, she became a victim twice of revenge porn. Love Island

The “Love Island” star had an interview with Thomson Reuters Foundation. She mentions “In any criminal act the threat of that act is (also)important … and I really think that (the government) should take that on board and really listen to victims’ voices”. However, just getting revenge porn threats is not punishable.

There are thousands of cases where sexual videos and photos were shared without consent. The people involved got punished. Although, with threats, it is a different situation. Zara McDermott claims to hear various stories from different girls. They were planning to protest in front of the parliament against revenge porn threats.

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Statistics show that one out of seven young girls and one out of 14 adult women get such threats. The information was found from a poll. Victims can also feel suicidal due to the threats. Moreover, activists and campaigners are demanding an amendment to the Domestic Abuse Bill. In the coming weeks, this topic will be up for debate in the parliament. As a result, the victims can expect a change soon.

Cases like these can impact the victims forever and some action must be taken against this. it had come under the attention that, whenever a threat was reported it was “left in limbo”. This is because it was not published. has shared that intimate pictures of her were shared in high school and presently she is getting threats. Zara McDermott has shared that intimate pictures of her were shared in high school and presently she is getting threats.

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